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Photo by Don Davis Cecil Johnson, far left, watches state GOP convention activity Friday in St. Cloud, He and Eric Monson, next to him, were among several first-time Wadena County delegates.

Wadena area delegates attend Republican state convention

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Minnesota Republicans endorsed a U.S. Senate candidate at their state convention May 18, but saved their biggest reaction for Ron Paul.


To chants of "President Paul," 2,000 Minnesota convention delegates welcomed the Texas congressman and presidential candidate.

"There are a lot of friends of liberty in this town," Paul said.

Delegates accepted Paul's libertarian message.

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